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Mixtape Of The Week: Various Artists Garage Swim

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Neneh Cherry – “Natural Skin Deep”

Neneh Cherry is about to release her first new album in four years, the Four Tet-produced Broken Politics. Following advance singles "Kong" and "Shot Gun
Chris DeVille | October 15, 2018 - 3:04 pm

Speedy Ortiz – “DTMFA”

Speedy Ortiz released their new album Twerp Verse earlier this year, and now they're back with another new song as the latest installment of Adult…
Peter Helman | October 10, 2018 - 5:36 pm

Adult Swim Announces Festival With Flying Lotus, Run The Jewels, Mastodon, & Orchestral Rick And Morty

For years, Adult Swim, the Cartoon Network's grown-up and stoner-friendly programming bloc, has been doing whatever it can to help out the music world. Over…
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2018 - 12:33 pm

Aphex Twin’s “Collapse” Video Pulled From Adult Swim Schedule Because It Failed Epilepsy Test

Aphex Twin is gearing up to release a new EP, Collapse. Last week, his logo started popping up on billboards in select cities around the…
James Rettig | August 6, 2018 - 5:34 pm

The Armed – “Role Models” Video (Feat. Tommy Wiseau)

Detroit hardcore collective the Armed are gearing up to release their third LP, Only Love. The video for their latest single, "Role Models," premiered on…
Sophie Israelsohn | March 5, 2018 - 4:02 pm

Anna Meredith – “Calion”

It’s only the second week of 2018, but we’re already on week 38 of Adult Swim’s Single series that started back in May. Scottish composer/producer…
Sophie Israelsohn | January 10, 2018 - 3:17 pm

Nef The Pharaoh – “Bussin'”

We’re just about three-quarters of the way through the 52-week Adult Swim Singles series. At week 37, Bay Area rapper Nef The Pharaoh rings in…
Sophie Israelsohn | January 3, 2018 - 2:52 pm

Adult Swim Mysteriously And Prematurely Ends Its Partnership With DOOM

The masked underground rap originator DOOM had been relatively quiet before this year, but that was all slated to change. Last month, Adult Swim announced
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2017 - 9:35 am


Deerhoof – “Your Dystopic Creation Doesn’t Fear You” (Feat. Awkwafina)

More than 20 years into their existence, Deerhoof are still electrifying on stage and inventive in the studio. I experienced the former a couple weeks…
Chris DeVille | July 18, 2017 - 9:43 am

Tanya Tagaq – “Frostbite”

A few weeks ago Adult Swim announced the massive list of artists for their 2017 singles series. For its fourth installment, Canadian throat singer and…
Margaret Farrell | June 21, 2017 - 2:14 pm

Adult Swim Singles Series Announces Massive Year-Long Lineup

Every summer since 2010, the people at Adult Swim have been offering up a new free-download song every week as part of their Adult Swim
Tom Breihan | May 31, 2017 - 1:26 pm

Watch Drake Bring Out Migos & Playboi Carti At Adult Swim’s Upfront Party

Adult Swim always seems to throw the greatest parties during upfront season, the annual multi-week shebang in which TV networks unveil their new fall programming…
Chris DeVille | May 18, 2017 - 9:49 am

Stream Adult Swim’s Dream-Pop Comp LUXE

Last week Adult Swim announced the latest music project, a dream-pop compilation called LUXE. We already heard Tei Shi's contribution, "One Thing," and now the…
Chris DeVille | May 10, 2017 - 12:22 pm

Adult Swim Announces Dream-Pop Comp Feat. New Tracks From Neon Indian, Toro Y Moi, Wye Oak, & More

After years of success with their Singles Series and recent N O I S E compilation, Cartoon Network's late-night programming block Adult Swim is gearing…
Pranav Trewn | May 3, 2017 - 12:41 pm

Chastity Belt, Ovlov, Molly Nilsson Explain How Their Music Ended Up In White Supremacist’s Adult Swim Show

Adult Swim's Million Dollar Extreme Presents: World Peace was recently cancelled after one season following vocal criticism that its creator, Sam Hyde, was espousing ideals…
James Rettig | December 8, 2016 - 5:55 pm
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